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About Morris Law Firm, P.A.

Morris Law Firm, P.A. is a criminal defense law firm in St. Petersburg dedicated to helping those in the city and the surrounding areas fight criminal accusations. Managing partner Melinda Morris founded the firm, and now she and attorney Seth Shapiro use their knowledge and experience to advocate on behalf of their clients. Morris Law Firm, P.A. helps people throughout the Tampa Bay Area who are handling criminal charges, including DUI, domestic violence, white collar crime, drug charges, marijuana offenses, violent crimes and more. They represent clients throughout the criminal process, from the moment they are arrested until the charges are resolved.
Melinda Morris
Melinda Morris is the founder and managing partner of Morris Law Firm, P.A. She has more than 15 years of experience as an attorney and fighting criminal charges. Prior to opening her private practice, she worked as an Assistant State Attorney with the Sixth Judicial Circuit in Clearwater where she handled thousands of cases. She served on the DUI Manslaughter / Vehicular Homicide squad and was responsible for prosecuting serious cases, beginning with the investigation through the trial phase.

Seth Shapiro
Seth Shapiro has an extensive background working with billion-dollar businesses, and he earned his Master of Business Administration before practicing law. Now, as an attorney, he uses his knowledge to help clients facing misdemeanor and some of the most serious felony white collar crime charges. He also assists clients in traffic offenses and sealing and expungement of records.